WHAT MAKES A TRAINED LEADER?
 
Adult leaders in units are considered trained, and eligible to wear the official 
Trained emblem, once they have completed Youth Protection Training and the 
training courses outlined below, or have completed Youth Protection Training 
and a previous basic training course when it was current.
Youth Protection Training* is a joining requirement
for all registered adults and must be retaken every two years!

 

CUB SCOUTING
Leader-Specific (by position)
BOY SCOUTING
Leader-Specific (by position)**
Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills***
VENTURING & SEA SCOUTS
All adults in Crews: Venturing Leader Specific
All adults in Ships: Sea Scout Adult Leader Basic
VARSITY SCOUTING
Varsity Scout Leader-Specific (all Team adults)
Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills***
 
* E-Learning page at www.myscouting.org
** Troop Committee Challenge* is the position
specifics for troop committee members
*** Not required for committee positions
+ Chartered Organization Representatives
take This Is Scouting*, and Chartered
Organization Representative Training
 
 
Need Help?
Contact the National Council – Boy Scouts of America
Program Impact – Volunteer Training Team
Mark Griffin mark.griffin@scouting.org 972-580-2211
Peter Self peter.self@scouting.org 972-580-2417
Cindy Polman cynthia.polman@scouting.org 972-580-2459
Judy Maldonado judy.maldonado@scouting.org 972-580-2449
 

Four Rivers District Training Requirements

 

All leaders must complete the following on-line training courses.  Per National all direct contact leaders must be trained in order to re-charter after 2011. On-line courses can be found at www.myscouting.org

           

          This is Scouting                                   

            Youth Protection                                  

Hazardous Weather                 

*Safe Swim                              

**Safety Afloat                         

 

                        * Must have if unit goes swimming, even at public pool

                        ** Must have if unit does anything regarding boats 

 

Tiger leaders must take the following training:

 

            Fast Start for Tiger Leaders      on-line course

            Tiger Leader Specific                offered at Spring and Fall Mega-training; also on-line course

            BALOO                                     offered in Spring and Fall; also at Pow Wow in November

 

Den Leaders must take the following training:

 

            Fast Start for Den Leaders        on-line course

            Den Leader Specific                  offered at Spring and Fall Mega-training; also on-line course

            BALOO                                     offered in Spring and Fall; also at Pow Wow in November                       

 

Webelos Leaders must take the following training:

 

            Fast Start for Webelos Leaders on-line course

            Webelos Leader Specific           offered at Spring and Fall Mega-training; also on-line                            

            IOLS                                        offered in Spring and Fall         

 

Cubmasters must take the following training:  

 

            Fast Start for Cubmasters         on-line course

            Cubmaster Specific                   offered at Spring and Fall Mega-training; also on-line

            BALOO                                     offered in Spring and Fall; also at Pow Wow in November            OR                   IOLS                                        offered in Spring and Fall

 

Pack Committee / Pack Trainer must take the following training:

 

            Fast Start for Pack Committee  on-line course

            Pack Committee Specifc           offered at Spring and Fall Mega-training; also on-line

            Pack Trainer Specific                offered at Spring and Fall Mega-training; also on-line

 

           

Troop Committee must take the following training:

 

            Fast Start for Boy Scouts          on-line course

            Troop Committee Challenge      offered at Spring and Fall Mega-training; also on-line

            IOLS                                        offered in Spring and Fall

 

 

Scoutmasters and Assistant Scoutmasters must take the following training:

            Fast Start for Boy Scouts          on-line course

            Scoutmaster Specific                offered at Spring and Fall Mega-training; also at Merit Badge Madness

            IOLS                                        offered in Spring and Fall

 

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